CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record arnica_fulgens - Wed, Dec. 1, 2021, 08:00 ET b
Arnica fulgens
common namehillside arnica
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life form rhizomatous herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 2B.2
LIST 2B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California, but more common elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S3      ranking system key
global rank
G5     G5: demonstrably secure to ineradicable
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (24):
Champs Flat (641B) 4012068, Poison Lake (642B) 4012162, Pine Creek Valley (642D) 4012151, Bullard Lake (659C) 4012078, Sheepshead (659D) 4012077, Snake Lake (673A) 4112021, Boot Lake (673C) 4112012, Tule Mountain (674B) 4112024, Madeline (674C) 4112014, Cold Spring Mountain (674D) 4112013, Likely (675A) 4112025, Holbrook Canyon (675D) 4112015, Shields Creek (691A) 4112043, Soup Creek (691D) 4112033, Washington Mountain (693B) 4112048, Adin Pass (693C) 4112038, Donica Mountain (694C) 4112132, Cedarville (707C) 4112052, Ambrose (710C) 4112058, Knobcone Butte (711D) 4112151, Lake Annie (724A) 4112081, Pease Flat (726A) 4112085, Beaver Mountain (726B) 4112086, Mcginty Reservoir (726D) 4112075
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Lassen (LAS), Modoc (MOD), Colorado (CO), Idaho (ID), Montana (MT), North Dakota (ND), New Mexico (NM), Nevada (NV), Oregon (OR), South Dakota (SD), Utah (UT), Washington (WA), Wyoming (WY)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Great Basin scrub (GBScr)
•Lower montane coniferous forest (LCFrs)
•Meadows and seeps (Medws)/mesic
blooming period May-Jul(Aug),   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range1495 - 2700 meters
Threatened by grazing, wetland modifications, vehicles, road maintenance, and logging. Similar to A. sororia. See Rhodora 90:245-275 (1988) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameArnica fulgens Pursh.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  ARFU3 Element Code  PDAST0Q090
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Wed, Dec. 1, 2021 from

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